Create memories with your loved ones at your own private retreats with Preferred Residences
Preferred Residences is an exclusive offering from Preferred Hotels & Resorts as the perfect marriage of the services and amenities of a five-star hotel with the comfortable luxuries of a private residence to help travellers live inspired. Whether they are on holiday with family or a solo business trip halfway across the globe, Preferred Residences presents a plethora of residential travel experiences that will entice each one to venture beyond while making the guest feel more connected to home. It is one of the ways you can experience #ThePreferredLife.
Ranging from beachfront bungalows to countryside cottages to stylish suites in the city, the Preferred Residences collection is conveniently divided into two categories — Hotel Residences, for enjoying all the amenities and features of a hotel with the feel of a vacation home; and Apartment Residences, for embracing a more independent experience in what feels like a second home.
From Shanghai, China, and Straffan, Cape Town, to United States, Mexico, and Montego Bay, Jamaica, Italy to Switzerland explore familiar and new destinations alike within the latest Preferred Residences Guide and create memorable journeys with your loved ones like your home away from home. Preferred Residences makes it easy to travel the world in luxury and style, with state of art activities and perspective services.
The following properties have the ‘Stay More Save More Offer’ from Preferred Hotels & Resorts, world’s largest independent hotel brand, representing more than 750 distinctive hotels, resorts, residences, and unique hotel groups across 85 countries, one can enjoy impressive deals by spending more time on the vacation that’s big on luxury and savings. When booking a minimum of three-night stay with the Best Available Rate at participating residences within the brand’s Residences collection, guests will be able to save up to 30% on the holiday.
Validity: This offer is valid for bookings made till December 31, 2019; for travel through March 31, 2020.
Dolphin Bay Resort & Spa, United States-all-suite luxury hotel with ocean views of San Luis Obispo bay
A member of Preferred Hotels & Resorts LVX Collection and Preferred Residences
Set along the majestic coastline midway between San Francisco and Los Angeles, Dolphin Bay Resort & Spa is an ideal location for your getaway. Whether it’s a romantic weekend, a family vacation or an executive retreat, the all-suite resort offers a journey unlike any other.
Jaw-dropping coastal vistas, a dreamy infinity pool, and a reinvigorating spa are just a few of the many delights that one will get to experience at the resort. Conveniently located, the extraordinary continues when the guests explore neighbouring vineyards, go sailing and whale watching or spot dolphins from the sun loungers, and shop at nearby farmers markets.
Feel at home in one of 62 contemporary, apartment-style classy suites, so expansive and plush that the guests can experience a palatial oceanfront holiday home. The light and airy apartments offer conceivable comfort, including walk-in closets, separate living areas, kitchens with granite countertops, laundry facilities, and patios or balconies. One-bedroom suites are categorized by position, with options overlooking the mountains, ocean, or pool.
For large families, one can choose a two-bedroom suite with either fireplace or soaking tubs or the superlative ocean-view penthouse suites, which feature both. Every suite, except the penthouses, comes with a queen-size sleeper sofa in the living room, and kids are welcomed with personalized beach buckets and shovels, colouring sets, bubbles, and a snack. Some suites are pet-friendly and come with a welcome amenity including a pet bed, food and water dishes, and a ball. At the fully equipped kitchen, one can also avail the in-room dining service and staff can arrange a barbecue for alfresco cookouts.
Average room rate per night –$347
The Middle House, China- the epitome of sophistication and design
A member of Preferred Hotels & Resorts Legend Collection and Preferred Residences Located in the bustling Jing’an District of Shanghai and the city’s trendy Nanjing West Road, The Middle House is an ultimate luxurious retreat offering 111 luxuriously designed guest rooms and 102 serviced residences for discerning world travellers. Enlisting Italian designer and architect Piero Lissoni to bring his signature mix of bold lines and clean silhouettes into every detail, The Middle House offers many unique features, including an expansive outdoor space with terraces that provide an elegant and calm oasis amidst the dynamic backdrop of one of Asia’s most sophisticated cities.
The Middle House sets a new level of excellence with 24-hour access to a Guest Experience Team, ample stunning spaces to relax in, and a personalized package of IPTV entertainment and services in the guestrooms. The brand’s dedication to aesthetics and refined lifestyles creates a unique perspective on serenity, service, and style. Since it opened to great fanfare, the hotel has gone the extra mile to curate luxury that blends local history and contemporary design for a truly personalized five-star experience.
Average room rate per night –$240
The Alpina Gstaad, Switzerland- A luxurious mountain retreat
A member of Preferred Hotels & Resorts Legend Collection and Preferred Residences The Alpina Gstaad is designed in the style of a luxurious private chalet, the traditional and contemporary Swiss interior celebrates every season and the vibrant culture in the Saanenland. Guest can enjoy panoramic views over Gstaad and the magnificent Bernese Alps in all restaurants, lounges, terraces, and 56 guestrooms and suites with spacious balconies. The iconic Alpina Gstaad offers the ultimate alpine chic experience immersed in secluded luxury. This hotel is a unique establishment where authenticity combines with Swiss refinement to create an Alpine experience like no other.
The Alpina Gstaad delivers a new level of distinction. This contemporary hotel has a deep sense of heritage, presented most authentically in the stone and timber cuts by Swiss craftsmen, in the local accessories in each guestroom, and in the serene Jean Mus-designed garden. Guests can choose to admire alpine views from the balcony in one of 56 guestrooms, suites, and residences, dine on traditional Swiss dishes or Japanese cuisine, or try a unique tasting menu, at Michelin-starred Restaurant Sommet. Experience the ultimate Asian-influenced treatments at the Six Senses Spa, or swim in its 82-ft / 25-m indoor pool featuring two Jacuzzis.
Average room rate per night – $489
26 SUNSET VILLA, Cape Town, South Africa-coastal all-suite cape town paradise
A member of Preferred Hotels & Resorts Residences Collection Nestled along the rugged Cape Town coast where the mountains meet the sea, 26 SUNSET VILLA is an architectural masterpiece in the prestigious suburb of Llandudno. This gorgeous getaway offers six contemporary sea-facing suites with 180-degree views over the ocean and the soothing sound of waves crashing just feet away. Sink into tranquillity and experience a true escape with butler and private chef services, Champagne breakfasts, sunset cocktails, and unmatched hospitality. An incredibly attentive staff is ready to cater to your needs to make your stay one remember.
An award-winning with exclusive use Villa and designed by renowned architect Johann Slee, 26 SUNSET VILLA is equipped with a design that compliments the natural elements of stone and wood and ultra-modern interiors. Guests will enjoy 180-degree spectacular sea views over the ocean and the sound of waves crashing meters away whilst savouring culinary delights. The convenient location between Camps Bay and Chapmans Peak and the unique design combine to offer guests secluded tranquillity and perfect opportunities to walk along Llandudno beach, unwind after enjoying the activities and adventures Cape Town and its famous Table Mountain has on offer.
Average room rate per night –$1822
Grand Hotel PoltuQuatu, Italy- A luxurious oasis on the emerald coast
A member of Preferred Hotels & Resorts Lifestyle Collection and Preferred Residences PoltuQuatu means “hidden harbour” in Sardinian dialect. An architecture’s gem facing La Maddalena Archipelago, perfectly combined with the original landscape of the Emerald Coast. Enchanting views of little white buildings embellished with plants and gardens, a charming place where the harmony between nature and architecture reigns.
Set on Sardinia’s Emerald Coast, Grand Hotel PoltuQuatu exudes Italian glamour and offers a taste of luxury island living. Relax in spacious and peaceful oasis with 145 rooms or stay in 66 apartments for a more home-like feel and thoroughly enjoy all the resort has to offer by playing tennis, lounging by the pool, rejuvenating in the hammam and sauna, or working out at the fitness centre. To enjoy the Mediterranean beauty of the surrounding area, one can take a shuttle to the beach or rent a yacht for the day to explore nearby Corsica and the La Maddalena archipelago. In the evenings, guests can also enjoy an aperitif at the poolside bar before dining on fresh seafood or Mediterranean cuisine at one of several waterfront restaurants.